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R&D Senior Manager, Sensory Enrichment

Senior Manager – Sensory Enrichment


Want a role with real-world impact? You’ll have the freedom to develop products that touch millions of lives. Worldwide. 
Reports to: R&D Director Sensory Enrichment -Hygiene BU
NR Responsibility: None 


Work Location US, Montvale
Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package 


You’ll develop new fragrances and technologies. You’ll take customer insights and work with experts from different teams to lead research and development projects. You’ll help us create new products in support of our purpose, to protect, heal and nurture in the relentless pursuit of a cleaner, healthier world. 

You’ll succeed because…

You have a passion for fragrance and its impact on the human experience. You love to envision the future and how identifying the right fragrance can play a role in enhancing our consumers lives. You have a proven track record of success, leading teams within a cross-functional, international, and multi-cultural FMCG environment. You’re a creative and tenacious problem solver with strong interpersonal skills, proving connections with external partner networks, translating relevant sensorial technologies into game changing innovations. 

The skills you have are:

•    An advanced degree preferably in a relevant scientific discipline, with 10 years + experience within a Fragrance/FMCG environment, with time spent as senior level executive running a significant technical function.
•    Strong business acumen including commercial/marketing strategy, consumer understanding, planning, budgeting, priority setting and agile project management. 
•    A proven record of accomplishment in building partnerships with external technical experts, universities, and research organisations. 
•    Have the leadership and communication skills needed to get others behind your projects focused on business strategy and the purpose of our brands
•    Experience in advanced consumer research and fragrance validation methods
•    Understanding of digital data analytics 

You will be paid to deliver:

•    Leading a team of 6 globally found scientists in cross functional front-end sensorial innovation
•    Mid-long-term science-based pipeline of sensorial innovations across RB
•    Identification, validation and communication of novel, superior fragrance sensory and performance testing approaches to deliver innovation

You’ll love it because…

…you’ll get to make an impact like never. You’ll handle your own projects - we can’t wait to listen to your ideas. The products you help us get out there will make people’s lives better. Our iconic brands will supply an incredible platform for you. And our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help bring the best out of you, every day. 


In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

Nearest Major Market: New York City

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